East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 547 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • East Elementary School operates within the Union County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 547 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students547 students
East Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %East Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
East Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeEast Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
East Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Elementary School American Indian Students (1994-1995)
Asian
n/a
3%
East Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2000)
Hispanic
58%
16%
East Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
34%
26%
East Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
6%
50%
East Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
East Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
East Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEast Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.550.45
East Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
52%
East Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
East Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,082 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has declined by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,041 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District NameUnion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed41,650912
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$455 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$371 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,082$10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,041$10,591
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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